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Maudany's wife gets to meet him in jail
Kochi, Sep 22 (IANS) People's Democratic Party (PDP) leader Abdul Nasir Maudany's wife Sufiya, an accused in the 2005 Kalamassery bus burning case, Wednesday got relaxation in her bail for two weeks to go and meet her husband who is in judicial custody in Bangalore.

Wednesday, September 22, 2010 5:52:49 PM

Kerala Travel Mart begins tomorrow
Kochi, Sep 22 ( IANS) Kerala Travel Mart will begin Thursday at the Bolgatty Palace Hotel near here with nearly 2,000 participants, both domestic and international.

Wednesday, September 22, 2010 5:52:18 PM

Swimmers ready to break CWG medal jinx
(Attn Editors: This is the 11th preview discussing India's chances in various disciplines at the Oct 3-14 Commonwealth Games. This piece is on swimming) New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) They may not have had the ideal preparations in the run-up to the Oct 3-14 Commonwealth Games but Indian swimmers are determined to beat all odds in this edition of the mega-event at home to break the country's medal jinx.

Wednesday, September 22, 2010 5:44:53 PM

Shibu Soren elected JMM president for sixth time
Ranchi, Sep 22 (IANS) Former Jharkhand chief minister Shibu Soren was Wednesday unanimously elected president of the Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) for the sixth time.

Wednesday, September 22, 2010 5:43:57 PM

New rice variety developed for water-logged areas
Cuttack, Sep 22 (IANS) Indian agricultural scientists Wednesday claimed to have developed a new paddy variety for water- logged areas. Vast tracts of land under rice cultivation in many states get affected every year due to water-logging and this development could be a boon for farmers in such places.

Wednesday, September 22, 2010 5:43:42 PM

CWG: Congress says civil society deeply concerned
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) The Congress Wednesday said 'civil society and the political class' were 'deeply concerned' over complaints regarding the preparations of the Commonwealth Games (CWG).

Wednesday, September 22, 2010 5:37:30 PM

Chidambaram asks for peace ahead of Ayodhya verdict
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram Wednesday urged people to maintain peace and order ahead of the Sep 24 verdict on the Ayodhya dispute.

Wednesday, September 22, 2010 5:27:00 PM

Kerala legislator gets death threats over graft issues
Thiruvananthapuram, Sep 22 (IANS) Opposition legislator P.C. George Wednesday claimed he has received death threats for raising issues of corruption and said he has informed the Kerala police about it.

Wednesday, September 22, 2010 5:20:56 PM

Now African nations express doubts on sending 'full strength' contingents
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) After the turn of the major Commonwealth powers, it is the turn of the smaller nations from Africa to express their resentment at the Organizing Committee. These countries are worried that they still have not been able to visit the venues, with only eleven days left for the 2010 Commonwealth Games, and have warned that 'full strength' teams may not be able to come for the Games.

Wednesday, September 22, 2010 5:20:26 PM

CWG: BJP asks PM to reassure global community
New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Wednesday asked Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to 'step in' and reassure the international community that necessary steps were being taken to hold a successful Commonwealth Games (CWG).

Wednesday, September 22, 2010 5:13:50 PM

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